HIGHLIGHTS FROM RESOLUTION (See full document below): … At the outset of the pandemic, hospitals throughout Texas, including Moore County Hospital District, intently focused on many matters, including preparedness measures, infection control protocols and screenings, personal protective equipment, and the coordination of response efforts with nearby hospitals; and

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WHEREAS, The unwavering collective resolve and fortitude demonstrated by the staff of Moore County Hospital District is the latest chapter in the district ’s history of caring for its patients and the community; established in September 1948 as Memorial Hospital, Moore County Hospital District has since grown into a thriving health care organization with more than 300 employees; and

WHEREAS, Although COVID-19 put a tremendous strain on hospitals across the country, the professional team of the Moore County Hospital District worked together to provide medical care to patients and to the community at large under extremely physically and mentally exhausting circumstances; and …

… RESOLVED, That the House of Representatives of the 87th Texas Legislature hereby commend the physicians, nurses, and entire frontline personnel, including the support staff and administration, of the Moore County Hospital District for their outstanding, noble, and heroic service to the people of Moore County and the greater Texas Panhandle region…

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